Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Nassau County

2013-2015

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYS Rate exc NYC Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Percentage of births
% of births to women aged 25 years and older without a high school education (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,394 9.1 13.2 Yes 10.5 Yes 3rd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11,763 27.7 39.9 Yes 38.9 Yes 1st
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 17,397 41.0 41.6 No 39.4 Yes 3rd
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,994 4.7 4.1 Yes 4.5 No 4th
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 36,098 85.6 74.4 Yes 76.3 Yes 1st
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,197 2.8 5.6 Yes 4.1 Yes 1st
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 33,833 81.7 69.1 Yes 70.2 Yes 1st
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9,742 83.7 86.5 Yes 86.9 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 385 3.1 4.7 Yes 4.1 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,998 31.7 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,973 23.6 24.2 No 28.0 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) 442 33.3 37.3 Yes 36.0 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,457 47.1 41.7 Yes 47.1 No 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 917 7.8 5.5 Yes 5.8 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,024 8.7 7.1 Yes 9.0 No 2nd
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,263 34.8 39.5 Yes 29.6 Yes 1st
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 31,972 86.4 85.2 Yes 79.9 Yes 1st
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12,412 33.5 43.1 Yes 51.0 Yes 4th
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16,277 38.4 33.7 Yes 34.4 Yes 4th
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 151 3.6 4.7 Yes 5.2 Yes 1st
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 119 2.8 3.2 No 3.8 Yes 2nd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 32 0.8 1.4 Yes 1.4 Yes 1st
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 172 4.1 6.3 Yes 4.2 No 2nd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 288 6.8 9.6 Yes 8.0 Yes 2nd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 173 4.1 5.3 Yes 5.3 Yes 1st
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 28.3 20.9 No 18.9 No 4th
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 527 1.2 1.4 Yes 1.4 No 2nd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 360 0.9 1.0 Yes 1.0 No 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,357 7.9 7.9 No 7.6 Yes 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,247 5.6 5.9 Yes 5.6 No 2nd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 662 1.6 1.7 Yes 1.8 Yes 2nd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,027 9.5 9.0 Yes 9.0 Yes 4th
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,689 11.1 10.7 Yes 10.8 No 4th
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 229 0.5 0.7 Yes 0.8 Yes 1st
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 329 79.0 104.8 Yes 140.6 Yes 1st

+: Definition of Maternal Mortality has changed. See: Technical Notes

See technical notes for information about the indicators and data sources.